Operation Forest Sanity forces rescued 16 casualties during the operations at Birnin Gwari-Kaduna road and at Igape LGA site.
Samuel Arwan, Commissioner of the Department of Homeland Security and Home Affairs of Kaduna State, revealed this in a statement on Tuesday.
He said that the formed forces rescued the victims after they responded to a distress call along the Odawa-Manene axis on the Birnin Jori-Kaduna road.
In a similar operation, the troops responded to a distress call in Gonan Doctor’s village, Igabi LGA and set up an ambush at a possible crossing point in Maraban Huda village where one of the robbers was neutralized and one of the kidnapped victims was rescued and taken to Jaji Cantonment Hospital. For treatment.
“The troops also recovered an AK47 rifle, one pump, an improvised explosive device, a Baofeng radio, and 10 motorcycles.” The statement said.
Troops rescue 16 abductees and neutralize three bandits in Kaduna